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Elliott to sell Italy's AC Milan football club to RedBird for $1.3 bn

The transaction may value AC Milan at about 1.2 billion euros ($1.3 billion), the people said.

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Daniele Lepido | Bloomberg
Redbird Capital Partners has reached a final agreement to buy Italy’s AC Milan, the seven-time European football champion once owned by former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, according to people familiar with the matter. 

Redbird is set to announce the purchase of the club from U.S. investment fund Elliott Management Corp. as early as tomorrow, the people said, asking not to be identified because discussions are private. The transaction may value AC Milan at about 1.2 billion euros ($1.3 billion), the people said.

New York-based Redbird, founded by Gerald Cardinale, manages about $6 billion, according to its website. The firm is

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First Published: May 31 2022 | 11:21 PM IST

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